Women's Girdle

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1950-1970

GUSN

GUSN-172544

Description

Shaped to fit bust and stomach area. Nylon side panels and vents. Elastic shoulder straps with plastic clasps. Hook and eye side closures. In plastic bag. Accession book erroneously describes this as having "Vermont Country Store" label.

Details

Descriptive Terms

corsets
nylon
cotton (textile)
machine sewing (technique)
Women's clothing
Corset

Inscription

"Simone / STYLE 3070 / SIZE 30 / RN 165 26 / MADE in USA / 100% COTTON / 80% NYLON / 20% SPANDEX / MACHINE / WASH / WARM / TUMBLE DRY / DO NOT BLEACH"
"3070 / SIZE 30" (printed)

Associated Building

Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.),

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Clothing -- Underwear

Credit Line

Family of Nina Fletcher Little

Accession Number

1993.68